Burgundy Bean (Macroptilium bracteatum)
- Fast establishing
- Summer-growing legume
- Short-lived perennial giving 2-3 years growth.
- Self-regeneration from seed when managed effectively.
- Used to restore fertility in cropping land
- High quality grazing
Burgundy bean is a new legume which grows well on black cracking clay loams and also tested well in lighter soils.
Burgundy bean should be preferably sown into a full seedbed. Germination is rapid and the seedlings grow quickly to get ahead of most sown grasses.
Combines well with grasses. Has exceptional palatability.
Recommended planting rates for AgriCoat Burgundy bean are 3-5 lbs. per acre. Care should be taken not to plant in the hottest summer weather.